The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Web Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 30 55
Rank change year-on-year +6 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 97 143 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 7.78% 7.28% 4.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.91% 22.66% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 53 122 90
Median salary £45,000 £49,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £35,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 513 631 648
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 41.14% 32.11% 26.63%
Number of salaries quoted 383 575 558
Median salary £49,250 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.44% -8.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Web Services as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Reading

Web Services
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services in Reading.

Salary trend for Web Services in Reading

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Reading over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 87 (56.49%) Java
2 64 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (36.36%) Linux
4 52 (33.77%) Oracle
5 49 (31.82%) Degree
6 45 (29.22%) Software Engineering
7 39 (25.32%) TDD
8 37 (24.03%) Open Source
9 36 (23.38%) REST
10 35 (22.73%) NoSQL
10 35 (22.73%) Spring
11 34 (22.08%) Mentoring
12 33 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
12 33 (21.43%) JavaScript
13 32 (20.78%) SOA
13 32 (20.78%) Maven
14 31 (20.13%) Enterprise Software
14 31 (20.13%) Big Data
15 30 (19.48%) Python
15 30 (19.48%) SQL Server
16 28 (18.18%) XML
17 27 (17.53%) JBoss
18 26 (16.88%) Unix
18 26 (16.88%) Regression Testing
18 26 (16.88%) Unit Testing
18 26 (16.88%) Git (software)
19 25 (16.23%) MySQL
19 25 (16.23%) .NET
19 25 (16.23%) C#
19 25 (16.23%) HTML

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (17.53%) JBoss
2 25 (16.23%) Tomcat
3 23 (14.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 18 (11.69%) WebSphere
5 14 (9.09%) Apache
5 14 (9.09%) WebLogic
6 9 (5.84%) IIS
7 7 (4.55%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.90%) Apache Spark
9 5 (3.25%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (3.25%) nginx
10 4 (2.60%) Drupal
11 3 (1.95%) Eucalyptus
11 3 (1.95%) MQSeries
11 3 (1.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.65%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (5.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (11.04%) SaaS
3 8 (5.19%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.60%) Google App Engine
6 3 (1.95%) Office 365
7 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.69%) Internet
2 15 (9.74%) HTTP
3 11 (7.14%) FTP
4 7 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.90%) LDAP
6 5 (3.25%) Firewall
6 5 (3.25%) LAN
6 5 (3.25%) WAN
7 3 (1.95%) NAS
7 3 (1.95%) SAN
8 2 (1.30%) DNS
9 1 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (22.73%) NoSQL
2 31 (20.13%) Big Data
3 30 (19.48%) SQL Server
4 25 (16.23%) MySQL
5 14 (9.09%) Hadoop
6 11 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.90%) Apache Hive
7 6 (3.90%) Data Mining
7 6 (3.90%) HBase
7 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.25%) Riak
9 4 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.95%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (20.78%) Maven
2 26 (16.88%) Git (software)
3 17 (11.04%) Subversion
4 15 (9.74%) Ant
4 15 (9.74%) Jenkins
5 14 (9.09%) Eclipse
6 11 (7.14%) IntelliJ
6 11 (7.14%) NetBeans
7 10 (6.49%) Apache Ivy
7 10 (6.49%) Gradle
7 10 (6.49%) JIRA
8 9 (5.84%) JUnit
9 7 (4.55%) Visual Studio
10 6 (3.90%) FitNesse
10 6 (3.90%) Selenium
11 5 (3.25%) Selenium IDE
11 5 (3.25%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.30%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.65%) Hudson
General
1 8 (5.19%) Finance
2 4 (2.60%) Marketing
3 3 (1.95%) Retail
4 2 (1.30%) Advertising
4 2 (1.30%) German Language
4 2 (1.30%) Publishing
4 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Automotive
5 1 (0.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) French Language
5 1 (0.65%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 60 (38.96%) Developer
2 33 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 21 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 16 (10.39%) .NET Developer
4 16 (10.39%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (9.74%) Linux Engineer
6 14 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
6 14 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 13 (8.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 12 (7.79%) Technical Engineer
8 12 (7.79%) Technical Support
8 12 (7.79%) Technical Support Engineer
9 11 (7.14%) C# Developer
9 11 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
9 11 (7.14%) Junior
9 11 (7.14%) Senior Integration Engineer
9 11 (7.14%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 11 (7.14%) Senior Technical Support
9 11 (7.14%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
9 11 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (23.38%) REST
2 35 (22.73%) Spring
3 28 (18.18%) XML
4 25 (16.23%) .NET
4 25 (16.23%) HTML
5 19 (12.34%) RESTful
6 17 (11.04%) SOAP
7 13 (8.44%) Hibernate
8 12 (7.79%) CSS
8 12 (7.79%) Java EE
8 12 (7.79%) LAMP
9 11 (7.14%) HTML5
9 11 (7.14%) Java SE
9 11 (7.14%) JMS
9 11 (7.14%) jQuery
10 9 (5.84%) WCF
11 8 (5.19%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (5.19%) RequireJS
12 7 (4.55%) JSON
12 7 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.13%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (12.34%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.90%) Algorithms
4 6 (3.90%) PKI
4 6 (3.90%) Smartcard
4 6 (3.90%) Social Media
4 6 (3.90%) Virtual Team
5 5 (3.25%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.60%) Replication
7 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.30%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.65%) iPad
9 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.65%) PMI
9 1 (0.65%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 56 (36.36%) Linux
2 26 (16.88%) Unix
3 20 (12.99%) Windows
4 16 (10.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.55%) CentOS
6 4 (2.60%) Debian
7 1 (0.65%) Android
7 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.65%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (29.22%) Software Engineering
3 39 (25.32%) TDD
4 37 (24.03%) Open Source
5 34 (22.08%) Mentoring
6 32 (20.78%) SOA
7 26 (16.88%) Regression Testing
7 26 (16.88%) Unit Testing
8 22 (14.29%) Scrum
9 21 (13.64%) DevOps
10 19 (12.34%) Prototyping
10 19 (12.34%) Rapid Prototyping
11 18 (11.69%) Multithreading
12 17 (11.04%) BDD
13 15 (9.74%) Software Architecture
14 12 (7.79%) Secure Coding
15 11 (7.14%) Coaching
15 11 (7.14%) OOD
15 11 (7.14%) Use Case
16 10 (6.49%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (56.49%) Java
2 33 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 30 (19.48%) Python
4 25 (16.23%) C#
5 24 (15.58%) Perl
5 24 (15.58%) SQL
6 21 (13.64%) Bash Shell
7 11 (7.14%) C++
7 11 (7.14%) PHP
8 7 (4.55%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.90%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.25%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.60%) Ruby
11 4 (2.60%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.95%) C
12 3 (1.95%) Tcl
13 1 (0.65%) Go
13 1 (0.65%) Scala
13 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.65%) XPath
Qualifications
1 49 (31.82%) Degree
2 9 (5.84%) SC Cleared
2 9 (5.84%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.25%) ISEB
3 5 (3.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.65%) CCNA
4 1 (0.65%) CEH
4 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.65%) CISSP
4 1 (0.65%) MCSE
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.94%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.95%) GlusterFS
1 3 (1.95%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (1.95%) Varnish
2 2 (1.30%) Docker
3 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (14.29%) Puppet
2 15 (9.74%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (9.09%) Ansible
4 10 (6.49%) Salt
5 5 (3.25%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.95%) Cacti
6 3 (1.95%) Ganglia
6 3 (1.95%) Nagios
6 3 (1.95%) OpenAM
6 3 (1.95%) OpenView
6 3 (1.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.65%) Nessus
7 1 (0.65%) Nmap
Vendors
1 52 (33.77%) Oracle
2 12 (7.79%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.14%) BEA
3 11 (7.14%) IBM
3 11 (7.14%) TIBCO
4 8 (5.19%) Google
4 8 (5.19%) Jaspersoft
4 8 (5.19%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.25%) HP
6 4 (2.60%) Cisco
7 3 (1.95%) BMC
7 3 (1.95%) Splunk
7 3 (1.95%) Sun
8 1 (0.65%) ATG
8 1 (0.65%) Lotus
8 1 (0.65%) Novell
8 1 (0.65%) Rackspace
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